• Academy Makes More Changes to Open Up Oscars Foreign Language Voting

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    The Academy has made it easier to vote in the Oscars race for Best Foreign Language Film, the heads of the Foreign Language Film Award Executive Committee told TheWrap this week.
    The changes, which apply to the first round of the two-stage voting process, reduce the number of films a member must see in order to vote and allow each member to see any eligible film rather than directing the voter to certain titles.
    “Whatever we can do as champions of the category to involve people and engage people and have them participate, that's our goal,” said Diane Weyerman, the new co-chair of the...
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  • Oscars: Deadline, Gold Derby & IndieWire Pundits Predict Best Actor Race, Wonder If Vets Eastwood And Redford Are Ready To Run

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    After dissecting the contenders in this year's nascent Best Picture Oscar race, we now turn to the Best Actor lineup as Gold Derby's Tom O'Neil, IndieWire's Anne Thompson and I survey the lineup. We wonder whether two old timers on likely their last movie roles - Robert Redford in The Old Man and the Gun , and Clint Eastwood in the as-yet-unseen The Mule - could well crash the party. In fact, Warner Bros released the trailer for The Mule yesterday and it certainly looks...
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